The Position

Lori EA is seeking a Regional Head of Transport, who will lead Transport procurement while continuously improving Lori’s East African Transport and Driver Engagement teams. You will have full responsibility to ensure world class processes are in place for Lori’s Transportation owners and that they get the best transporter experience throughout East Africa. The successful candidate is extremely customer centric who excels on execution and continuous improvements. You are an experienced leader with a proven track record of development in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities

  • Partner with the Executive team to implement Full ownership of the East African Transport procurement process, driver engagement and transporter customer journey

  • Continue scaling the business and implementing world class processes for the organization

  • Support increased product offering by growing our fleet size and onboarding new truck types

  • Support and lead the usage and updating of the CRM platform

  • Lead your direct reports and coach them to develop their teams

  • Find innovative solutions to overcome existing problems & enhance performance

  • Ensure KPI’s are in place to track progress

  • Respond to day to day complexities

  • Execute strategic projects assigned by exec team

Requirements

  • Passion for Lori’s mission

  • A strategic mind that is focused on execution

  • An innovative approach to problem solving

  • High ability to influence stakeholders

  • Willingness and ability to get into the weeds and solve the problems at hand if needed

  • Extensive leadership experience and proven track record to develop managers

  • Customer and process oriented

  • Excellent project management skills

  • Ability to multi-task, set priorities and manage time effectively

  • Bachelor’s Degree

Qualified applicants are invited to email their CV to Lori People Operations at careers@lorisystems.com